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I was 4 days late starting my new pack of birth control. I

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I was 4 days late starting my new pack of birth control. I started on Wednesday instead of sunday. Do i need to wait a week before having unproteted sex with my husband or wait a whole cycle?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: OB GYN
Expert:  Dr.M.D.Mazumdar replied 1 year ago.

Hello,

The pills become effective after 7 days of continuous use. You need to wait a week before having unprotected sex , not the whole cycle.